Month: July 2012

President Aquino Confirms FPJ’s National Artist Award

It was declared six years ago. But the family of late movie actor Fernando Poe Jr., refused to accept the national artist award proclaimed by the Arroyo administration. But today, President Noynoy Aquino confirmed the earlier proclamation of former President Gloria Arroyo. “Pursuant to the authority vested in me by law, I Benigno S. Aquino …

Gays, Lesbians Enrollees Are Welcome In The Military Academy

The Philippine Military Academy (PMA) will accept gay and lesbian enrollees, provided that they follow rules and behave. Captain Agnes Flores, PMA spokesperson, said they will not discriminate. There’s no ban on gays and lesbians. Nevertheless, PMA can easily kick out cadets who will violate or abuse the rules. Those persons in the “third sex” …